Lauchhammer

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Lauchhammer
Coat of arms of Lauchhammer
Coat of arms
Lauchhammer   is located in Germany
Lauchhammer
Lauchhammer
Coordinates: 51°30′00″N 13°48′00″E / 51.50000°N 13.80000°E / 51.50000; 13.80000Coordinates: 51°30′00″N 13°48′00″E / 51.50000°N 13.80000°E / 51.50000; 13.80000
Country Germany
State Brandenburg
District Oberspreewald-Lausitz
Government
 • Mayor Elisabeth Mühlpforte
Area
 • Total 88.43 km2 (34.14 sq mi)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 15,624
 • Density 180/km2 (460/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 01979
Dialling codes 03574
Vehicle registration OSL
Website www.lauchhammer.de

Lauchhammer is a town in the Oberspreewald-Lausitz district, in southern Brandenburg, Germany. It is situated on the Black Elster river, approx. 17 km west of Senftenberg, and 50 km north of Dresden.

Demography[edit]

Lauchhammer:
Population development within the current boundaries (2013)
[2]
Year Population
1875 4 627
1890 6 054
1910 10 151
1925 17 259
1933 19 734
1939 22 467
1946 28 063
1950 27 524
1964 32 757
1971 31 854
Year Population
1981 27 102
1985 26 626
1989 25 756
1990 24 945
1991 23 882
1992 23 911
1993 23 682
1994 23 386
1995 22 948
1996 22 551
Year Population
1997 22 022
1998 21 684
1999 21 353
2000 20 769
2001 20 276
2002 19 826
2003 19 407
2004 19 060
2005 18 697
2006 18 396
Year Population
2007 18 021
2008 17 593
2009 17 276
2010 16 956
2011 15 877
2012 15 624
2013 15 252

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